The galaxy NGC 1028

Image of NGC 1028
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 1028 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 19° from it.

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Name NGC 1028
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Aries
Magnitude:14.79 (V)[1]
15.61 (B)[1]
11.65 (H)[1]
11.45 (K)[1]
12.37 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.82
Hubble type:SABb
Right Ascension:02h39m [1]
Declination:+10°50' [1]
Distance:78.2 Mpc
255.1 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-19.68

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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